The Baroness Pontalba
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The Ouachita Parish Public Library's Eileen Kontrovitz reads excerpts from "The Baroness Pontalba: a Peculiar Drama" by Christina Vella.
River Reads selections are adapted with permission from Louisiana Women: Their Lives and Times edited by Janet Allured and Judith Gentry, published by the University of Georgia Press.
More information about the Ouachita Parish Public Library's River Reads program is available at www.oplib.org/riverreads.htm.